Material Handler Conversions

CM Machine Worx is Your Provider of Material Handling Equipment Conversion

Increase your machine’s reach and stregnth capabilities by allowing CW Machine Worx to assist with all of your material handler modification needs. Material handlers typically provide a very effective option for moving scrap, wood or demolition materials with the assistance of different styles of grapples, clam shell buckets and/or magnets from many of the top manufacturers in the industry. The material handling market segment typically includes scrap/recycling facilities, inland rivers, ports and terminals, railroads and coal and aggregate handling and coal/aggregate processing and storage facilities.

When it comes to converting your limited equipment into an all encompassing excavating machine, we offer flawless compatibility from our conversion tools to your unit. Our goal is to efficiently set you up with the necessary tools to complete your project with precision and power. The manufacture of a quality material handler conversion will generally consume a 2 – 4 month time span depending on the specifics of your project.

The process generally involves the following steps:

  1. Three cab riser options – fixed riser/manual tilt, fixed riser/hydraulic tilt, or full hydraulic elevating cab.
  2. 10 kW to 30 kW generators for magnet applications.
  3. Grapple hydraulics
  4. Cab guards
  5. Counter weight – engineered to carry the load of the engineered long reach and tools.
  6. Track widening as needed. Size appropriate per machine.